Mass.gov
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Go to Selected Program Area
 Massachusetts State Seal
 News  School/District Profiles  School/District Administration  Educator Services  Assessment/Accountability  Family & Community  
 > Administration  Finance/Grants  PK-16 Program Support  Information Services  
>
>
>
>
>
>
>

School Councils

Questions and Answers

Letter from the Commissioner

PART ONE: Vision

PART TWO: Legal Responsibilities

  1. Establishment of Councils
  2. Membership Composition
  3. Membership Selection
  4. Councils' Responsibilities: General
  5. Councils' Responsibilities: School Improvement Plans
  6. Internal Operations
  7. Accountability and Oversight

PART THREE: Suggested Practices in Implementing the Letter and the Spirit of the School Councils Law

  1. Membership
  2. Decision Making and Internal Organization of the Council
  3. Representation and Community Outreach
  4. Self-Assessment and Improvement

APPENDICES:

Statutory Language for Councils


Last Updated: January 27, 1994
E-mail this page| Print View| Print Pdf  
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Search · Site Index · Policies · Site Info · Contact ESE